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CIAT Land Use Project

Abstract: The Land Use Project has been involved in a WWF-led initiative to map global
rivers and watersheds, called HydroSHEDS. This data is now being released for
Latin America, with Asia and Africa to follow shortly, providing unrivaled
information on the hydrology of the earth. HydroSHEDS uses high-resolution
topographic data to model flow directions and flow accumulations, resulting in
detailed data on ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: World Wildlife Fund, CGIAR Consortium for Spatial Information
Dataset Title: CIAT Land Use Project
Dataset Publisher: CGIAR Consortium for Spatial Information
Online Resource:
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical, Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Name: CIAT
Phone: +57 (2) 4450000
Fax: +57 (2) 4450073
Email: ciat at
Contact Address:
A.A. 6713
City: Cali
Country: Colombia
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-06-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23